Daniel

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  • noun

Synonyms for Daniel

(Old Testament) a youth who was taken into the court of Nebuchadnezzar and given divine protection when thrown into a den of lions (6th century BC)

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a wise and upright judge

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an Old Testament book that tells of the apocalyptic visions and the experiences of Daniel in the court of Nebuchadnezzar

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Daniel had two cultural identities/names; Daniel in Hebrew and Belteshazzar in Babylonian (Dan.
The chief official gave them new names: Belteshazzar, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego.
You see, they had taken away his history and his name and had called him Belteshazzar.